What Does Purdy Mean?


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The word 'Purdy' is used chiefly as a surname and mostly the bearer of this surname are found in northern part of Ireland and eastern and the northern part of England. The word can trace its origin in the seventeenth century in Anglo-Norman French word 'Pur die' which means 'by god'. The word is sometimes used as a nickname also and it describes someone who makes frequent use of the oath.

The name is also very popular because there are several people in the world who have earned a great reputation for themselves. You can find Al Purdy, the Canadian poet and Amy Purdy the American actress.

There are some places also that are known to the world with the same name and you can find Purdy in the US state of Missouri and another one in Washington.

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